South side of Main Street en fete July 1916: streetscape Southbridge Massachusetts
- South side of Main Street en fete July 1916: streetscape Southbridge Massachusetts
Victorian Southbridge resplendent with buntings, banner and flags celebrating the town's Centenary Anniversary, 1916. The view features the Edwards Block (c. 1850s)from Elm Street corner to Memorial Hall (1882); at the corner of Chapin Street, on the south side of Main Street. Banner across Main Street reads "Southbridge Centennial Celebration July 2-3-4" (1916). Early vintage car, as well as a horse and carriage, are standing on the unpaved street. There is a man precariously hanging over the peak of the Edwards Block hanging the banners, one of which is a large picture of George Washington.
- Jacob Edwards Library
- Collection (local):
Photographic Collection of the Jacob Edwards Library
Central business districts--Massachusetts--Southbridge
Historic buildings--New England
Southbridge (Mass.)--pictorial work
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Is part of photographic collection at Jacob Edwards Library, Southbridge, Massachusetts. http://www.jacobedwardslibrary.org. Gift of Joseph Capillo, Nov. 1974.